Virat Kohli turns 29

Virat Kohli turns 29

Virat Kohli turns 29

The all-rounder swore "sweet" revenge that day, and he got his first one as the Indian team plastered cake on Kohli following the 2nd T2OI between India and New Zealand.

Indian cricket team captain, Virat Kohli, turns 29 today and celebrating the birthday with his teammates. Hardik Pandya was on the receiving end of not a simple cake smearing session but more like a cake bashing session on his birthday on October 11 this year. During his Birthday Celebrations The skipper was in the thick of the action, cutting a couple of cakes.

Chasing a 197-run target, India lost both the openers inside the second over.

While he celebrated with the entire squad, wishes flooded in from all around the world. Although Team India want to deliver the win as a gift to their captain Kohli, who is the run-machine. Not just former and present India cricketers, but players from other countries too tweeted their good wishes for Kohli.

Kohli spoke about Team India's former pacer Zaheer Khan and credited him as a "very big reason behind me not hiding my relationship".

Kohli has shattered a host of records but many greats of the game feel his best is yet to come.

During the ODI series, he became the fastest to get to 9000 runs and that was just days after he surpassed Ricky Ponting to be second in the list of all-time ODI century makers with 31 centuries, only behind Tendulkar (49).

The cricketing fraternity also wished Kohli, who now has 49 hundreds in global cricket.

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